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Long Beach featured on HGTV

Long Beach was featured on an episode of HGTV’s “Island Life” Sunday called “Trading Skyline for Shoreline.” The show aired at 10 p.m.Barbara Mullaney, a local realtor …

Fentanyl surpasses heroin as deadliest drug on L.I.

Fentanyl, a synthetic opioid commonly used for surgery and for treating cancer pain, has surpassed heroin as the deadliest drug on Long Island and is now the leading cause of overdose deaths, health …

Governor plans on $10 billion JFK renovation

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced plans on Jan. 4 for a $10 billion overhaul of John F. Kennedy International Airport similar to what is being done at LaGuardia Airport on the north side of Queens.

#YouMatterLBMS Day has positive messages for all

Long Beach Middle School ran a program called #YouMatterLBMS on Dec. 17. The program, which supported the district’s social emotional learning principles, focused on the importance of positive …

Beach Terrace resident turns 100

The secret to living to 100 is cigarettes and chocolate, according to Nettie Digiovanni’s family. “She smoked and ate candy every day,” Pat Digiovanni, her son, said. Beach Terrace Care …

Obituary

Family, friends mourn the loss of Allan Brenner

Family, friends, professional colleagues and clients are mourning the loss of Allan Laurence Brenner, a lawyer and Long Beach resident who died on Jan. 2 from a “rare and unrelenting form of …

People of the Year 2016

A special bond, on and off the mat

“Clap once if you can hear me!” Miguel Rodriguez shouted during a recent wrestling practice at Lido Elementary School. A thunderous clap resonated through the room. “Clap twice if you …

    Long Beach sand in his shoes

    Hours before the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians took to the field for Game 1 of the World Series, actor Billy Crystal laughed when a reporter mentioned that his action-comedy “Running …